Man Arrested For Allegedly Stealing A Skid Loader To Pull Out His Vehicle After Getting Stuck In A Snowbank

Wed 2-28-2018

            (Sibley)-- A Sheldon man was arrested Monday for allegedly stealing a skid loader so he could pull out his own vehicle after it got stuck in a snowbank.

The Osceola County Sheriff's Office says 37-year-old James Earl Wagner was charged with operating a vehicle without the owner's consent and operating while under the influence...1st offense.

Authorities say they launched an investigation after getting a report of a skid loader that had been stolen from a farm place. It was also stuck in the snowbank, next to the vehicle, in the area of Pierce Avenue and County Road L40 south of Sibley.